Committees and Advocacy Programs

As a business owner, leader, and innovator, we need your involvement and your voice to help shape our community. Consider some of the ways you can help influence change, while supporting your business objectives, by joining a committee, program, or task force. Committee meetings are open to our Chamber members and meet monthly. Program meetings are open to all.


Ambassadors Visibility Team

Our Ambassadors are the heart of the Chamber. They serve as our business welcoming agents by greeting new members and guests at Chamber events, attending ribbon cutting ceremonies, and introducing new members to other member businesses.

Dick Brantley, Chair, (509) 329-4319
Meets quarterly, 8-9:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn Express Spokane-Valley, 9220 East Mission
Please call the Chamber at (509) 924-4994, for more information!


Business Development Committee

Our purpose is to serve members by promoting economic prosperity. The Business Development Committee is focused on member engagement and retention by identifying and meeting the individual needs of our business members. When our business members succeed, our community prospers.

Steve Florance, Chair, (509) 892.6373
Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month, 11 a.m.–noon
Inland Northwest Insurance
12319 E Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley, WA


Government Action Program

The Chamber is committed to representing the interests of the business community at the local, state and national level. The Government Action committee researches, educates and advocates for the businesses community on regulatory and legislative issues that impact economic prosperity in the Greater Spokane Valley.

Kelly Fukai, Chair
Meets 1st Tuesday of the month. 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Valley Hospital
12606 E Mission Ave., Spokane Valley, WA

Please call the chamber for more information and RSVP (509) 924-4994

Learn more about the Government Action Program here.


Transportation Program

Economic vitality is dependent upon a transportation infrastructure that is functional and efficient for residents as well as businesses. The Transportation committee facilitates monthly programs that focus on infrastructure needs and opportunities to bolster economic growth in the Greater Spokane Valley.

Frank Tombari, Chair, (509) 892-4502
Meets 4th Thursday of each month, noon
Longhorn Barbecue 
2315 N Argonne, Spokane Valley, WA
Please call for more information and RSVP (509) 924-4994